Kalypso Announces Addition of New Senior Consultant, Neil Johnson

May 19, 2010

Consultant brings innovation and value management expertise

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS – Kalypso, the world's premier innovation consulting firm, announced today that Neil Johnson has joined the firm as Senior Consultant in their European Management Consulting practice.

The people of Kalypso are leading business professionals who combine a depth of experience in select industries with unparalleled expertise in product and process innovation. Neil brings relevant experience serving public companies in the Manufacturing sector as well as Retail, Defense, and Technology industries.

“We are delighted Neil has joined. He brings valuable experience helping clients develop compelling innovation and value management strategies and then seeing them through to execution and positive bottom line results," said Niels Ebbing, a partner at Kalypso.

Prior to joining Kalypso, Neil spent five years with Deloitte in the United States. There he led numerous value management engagements and participated in the development and marketing of a new Enterprise Sustainability service offering.

Neil is a graduate from Boston University, School of Management, where he focused on Accountancy and General Management.

About Kalypso

Kalypso is the world's premier innovation consulting firm, helping clients improve profitability by delivering on the promise of innovation. Kalypso offers clients full service capabilities including Business and Innovation Strategy, Front End of Innovation, Portfolio and Pipeline Management, Development and New Product Introduction, Value Management, PLM Technology, Leadership and Learning, and Intellectual Property Services. For more information, visit http://kalypso.com.